Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine Pulque Seller Mexican Folk Art Hat Pink
"Lupita" Ceramic Figurine Selling Pulque.
The figurine is 11-3/4" tall.
It is 5-14" wide at the base.
Shoulder to Shoulder- 4"
Please note all details; this figurine has been hand painted and signed/initialed by Mexican artisans.
The pink skirt shows a man harvesting the Agave Cactus in preparation for fermentation, surrounded by a beautiful Mexican outdoor scene.
Pulque is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented sap of the maguey (agave) plant. It is traditional to central Mexico, where it has been produced for millennia.
Najaco figurines are make in Tonalá, Jalisco. In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted by artisans.
Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.